Pavithra Narayanan and Desiree Hellegers, associate professors, English, WSU Vancouver, co-authored “Toxic Imperialism: Memory, Erasure, and Environmental Injustice in David Chariandy’s Soucouyant,” in A Review of International English Literature.
Alair MacLean, associate professor, sociology, WSU Vancouver, authored “Military service and the socioeconomic attainment of Frenchmen, 1940–1980” in Social Stratification and Mobility.
Thabiti Lewis, associate professor, English, WSU Vancouver, was awarded the 2019 Black Metropolis Research Consortium Short-term Fellowship to complete his book on Chicago’s role in shaping the Black Arts Movement. Lewis also was appointed interim associate vice chancellor for academic affairs at WSU Vancouver for AY 2019-20.
Matthew Sutton, professor, history, authored Double Crossed: The Missionaries Who Spied for the United States During the Second World War (Basic Books, forthcoming).
John Streamas, associate professor, languages, cultures, and race, presented “Street Lit: John Okada Ventures into the Proletarian” at the Association for Asian American Studies annual conference in Madison, Wisconsin.
Jennifer Lodine-Chaffey, instructor, English, WSU Tri-Cities, published “’Beyond Death’: John Webster’s The Duchess of Malfi and Posthumous Influence” in Ben Jonson Journal.
Justin Denney, professor, sociology, won a 2018 IPUMS Health Surveys Research Award from tne University of Minnesota Population Research Center for his coauthored article “Neighborhood Concentrated Disadvantage and Adult Mortality: Insights for Racial and Ethnic Differences” in Population Research and Policy Review.
Dennis DeHart, associate professor, fine arts, published images and commentary in The Earth Issue: 003 Manifesto.
Sandra Cooper, associate professor, Mathematics and Statistics, was awarded a WSU Access Center Award for her work helping students in math 100 and 103.
Bala Krishnamoorthy, associate professor, mathematics and statistics, WSU Vancouver, received the WSU Vancouver Chancellor’s Award for Research Excellence.